Physical Education Teacher

Job Type: Teaching
Job Category: Physical Education

This opening calls for specific teaching qualifications set by the school.

CalWest’s client school in the Greater Orange County area is seeking a Physical Education Teacher to start in August 2022.

Required Qualifications

  • A Bachelor’s Degree and/or other educational requirements listed on the job description
  • Requisite skills commensurate with the position
  • A reasonable commuting distance to the CalWest client school, or a willingness to relocate
  • Relevant, recent experience
  • Authorization to live and work in the United States

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in a related field.
  • Proven success in curricular instruction and coaching multiple sports.
  • A comprehensive understanding of the application of best practices, inquiry based instruction, backwards design, and formative/summative assessment.

More about this role


  • Provide comprehensive Physical Education and Physical Health instruction to students in grades 4-8.
  • Coach one athletic sport per trimester.
  • Ensure that the course of study is modified for multiple levels of physical and academic ability and previous experience of students.
  • Purchase, repair and maintain the materials used in the P.E. Department as well as securing equipment in storage on a daily basis.
  • Developing and updating the Fitness Testing Program.
  • Monitor locker room.